= free ; free of charge ; giveaway [give-away] ; gratuitous ; toll-free ; complimentary ; freebie ; out of the goodness of + Posesivo + heart ; freely available ; costless ; free for the taking ; free of cost ; no cost(s) ; on a complimentary basis ; with no charge. Ex: Late in 1986, the Medical Library took advantage of Cambridge Scientific Abstracts' free trial offer of its compact Medline on CD-ROM. Ex: Law centres employ qualified lawyers and they receive a waiver from the Law Society that allows them to provide their services free of charge. Ex: HUD publications range from give-away pamphlets to multi-volume research tomes = Las publicaciones HUD van desde los folletos gratuitos a tomos de investigaciones en varios volúmenes. Ex: It is the institutions' general practice to grant gratuitous permissions for photocopying except where substantial quantities of matter are involved. Ex: For access and price information concerning the electronic version of Everyman's, contact Dialog Information Services, Inc. 3460 Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304 or telephone toll-free 1-800-227-1927 (outside California). Ex: This is a classified, annotated guide to magazines which fall into the general category of house magazines available to libraries on a complimentary basis. Ex: The article 'Professional reference service with 'freebie' librarians' discusses the free online reference service offered by the Internet Public Library. Ex: The article is titled 'Out of the fire and into the frying pan'. Ex: Thus, resources should be freely available, or at the very last charge only nominal fees for their use. Ex: Another property of DSMA protocols is a provision for a graceful dynamic reconfiguration and costless protocol recovery after a lost token. Ex: The short answer of course is 'yes,' simply because we now live in a world where these resources are expected to be there, and many expect them to be there free for the taking. Ex: An annexure reviews electronic journals available free of cost. Ex: Respondents who preferred CD-ROM searching did so because they liked doing their own searches and the fact that there were no costs involved. Ex: Mountain bikes are available on a complimentary basis for guests who wish to explore the scenic north coast of the island. Ex: If I take it back to the shop and say I dropped it accidentally, how likely are they to say they'll send it off for repair with no charge?. ---- * adquisición gratuita = free acquisition. * de forma gratuita = on a complimentary basis. * de modo gratuito = on a complimentary basis. * ejemplar gratuito = gift copy ; complimentary copy. * entrada gratuita = free ticket. * llamada gratuita = toll-free. * nada en la vida es gratuito = you cannot make an omelette without breaking eggs. * número de teléfono de llamada gratuita = toll free telephone number ; toll-free number. * publicación gratuita = free publication. * servicio gratuito = free service. (adj.) = wanton ; gratuitous. Ex: The book focuses on images where hideous atrocities -- e.g., murder, blasphemy, wanton destruction and even cannibalism -- are shown to be part of the daily life of the common people of Paris during the revolution. Ex: However, most librarians do not have the training for counseling and should avoid gratuitous tampering with the lives of library patrons. ---- * a título gratuito = gratuitous.